Ford has revealed a new driver-assist system that can reduce the severity of or even eliminate some frontal collisions involving vehicles and pedestrians. The Pre-Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar and camera technology to scan the road and warn the driver if a pedestrian is detected.
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In addition to unique versions of the all-new Ford F-150, Ford has announced that it's bringing modified versions of the new Mustang to the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Working with Galpin Auto Sports, Petty's Garage, MRT and many others, Ford will showcase over a dozen custom Mustangs at the show.
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Ford has previewed the special versions of the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup that it is going to bring to this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Ford collaborated with SEMA builders to help produce the radical F-150 trucks that Ford hopes will help it win the "Hottest Truck" award for the fifth year.
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Ford has announced plans to hire 850 new workers to help build the all-new aluminum F-150 pickup. Ford is anticipating the need for new workers to help keep up with demand for the new F-150.
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Ford is reportedly planning some big changes for the next-generation Ford Explorer, which may see the popular SUV move to a new rear-wheel-drive platform. The current Explorer marked the first time that the SUV was based on a front-wheel-drive platform, but now according to The Truth About Cars, the next Explorer is set to return to its roots.
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Earlier this year Ford unveiled the all-new 2015 Ford F-150 pickup at the Detroit Auto Show with the biggest update being its new aluminum body. With the new F-150 about to roll into showrooms the communication still centers around the F-150's "beer can" exterior, but what about the rest of the new F-150? Ford gave us the keys to a new F-150 for a quick trip around San Antonio, Texas to see how much has changed and there's definitely a lot more than those lighter body panels.
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Ford killed off the Ranger pickup in the U.S. at the end of 2011, but now the automaker is reportedly mulling the idea of bringing the small pickup back the U.S. GM's recent success with the Colorado and Canyon midsize pickups has obviously forced Ford to rethink its truck strategy in the U.S.
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Although Ford has yet to release a Mustang that can rival the 707 horsepower 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the guys over at Hennessey have the answer. What we have here is the 2015 HPE700 Mustang that tops the Challenger SRT Hellcat with a supercharged 717 horsepower V8.
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Ford has revealed the details of its 2020 Vision plan that includes the 'reinvention' of the Lincoln brand. Ford has set a goal of selling 300,000 Lincoln vehicles globally by 2020, thanks to the addition of more models and the brand's debut in China.
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Saleen has released a sketch of its 2015 302 Mustang, which is going to debut later this year. Saleen will offer three versions of its 302 Mustang with the top version generating 640 horsepower.
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Ford has unveiled the refreshed 2015 C-MAX that now sports a new face that is similar to the restyled Focus.
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We're still waiting for Ford to release all the details about the hot 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, but according to a new report it will be powered by a 5.2-liter flat-plane crankshaft V8.
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Last year Ford previewed a new seven-passenger MPV with the S-MAX concept and now the production version is set to debut next month at the Paris Motor Show.
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The official fuel economy specs have been released for the 2015 Ford Mustang, which now confirms that it is less fuel efficient than the outgoing model. The V6 and V8 trims are now thirstier, but does that matter?
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We've seen several spy photos of the SVT high-performance version of the all-new Ford Mustang, but there hasn't been a confirmation about what it will be called, until now. A leaked picture of a GT350 badge has surfaced online, which confirms that the high-performance Mustang will be called the Mustang GT350.
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Ford has kicked off production of the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang at its Flat Rock, Michigan plant. The 2015 Mustang will arrive in the U.S. this fall and for the first time in the Mustang's 50-year history it will be available in more than 120 countries around the world.
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A new report claims that the next-generation Ford Focus RS is in the works with the same 2.3L turbocharged four-cylinder engine as the Ford Mustang. Even better, the same report claims that it will be offered in the U.S.
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Lincoln has announced that it has signed a multi-year contract with actor Matthew McConaughey who will act as a storyteller in a series of upcoming TV and digital campaigns starting with the 2015 Lincoln MKC.
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A few leaked Monroney stickers for the 2015 Ford Mustang have leaked online revealing how fuel efficient the all-new Mustang is.
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Ford is reportedly working on a new hybrid model to compete with the Toyota Prius, according to two sources who revealed that it will arrive in late 2018. The new hybrid will be a compact car that will be Ford's first "dedicated" hybrid, meaning that it will be built from the ground up as a hybrid model.
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With the subcompact crossover market heating up with new models like the Honda HR-V and Chevy Trax, Ford is currently considering entering the segment as well. In markets outside the U.S. Ford sells the EcoSport small crossover, which could be offered in the U.S.
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The 2015 Lincoln Navigator has received a modest facelift, but if you were hoping for a full redesign, you will reportedly have to wait another two years. It's being reported that an all-new Navigator is in the works and that it will debut in the second half of 2016 as a 2017 model.
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For the first time in the Ford Mustang's 50 year history, the Mustang is going to be available in a factory-built right-hand-drive configuration. This means that the new Mustang will now be available more than 25 right-hand-drive markets around the world, including the United Kingdom, Australia and South Africa.
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Dealers are now able to start ordering the all-new 2015 Ford F-150 and now we've learned that the starting price will increase slightly to $26,515.
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Ford has unveiled the 2015 F-35 Lightning II Edition Mustang GT, which is inspired by the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II.
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Ford has released the specs for the new turbocharged 2.7L EcoBoost V6 that will see duty under the hood of the all-new 2015 F-150. The 2.7L EcoBoost V6 generates 325 horsepower and 375 lb-ft. of torque.
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Yesterday Dodge released the pricing for the restyled 2015 Dodge Challenger and now Ford has followed that up with the power specs for the all-new 2015 Mustang. The 2015 Ford Mustang is offered with a choice of three engines.
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Ford has revealed the updates to the 2015 Ford Fusion, which is getting a few trim updates and more standard features.
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Curious to see what Saleen has in store for the new Mustang? Saleen has released the first photo of the S302 Mustang, it's first model based on the new Mustang, which it says is the "next American exotic."
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Now that Alan Mulally is no longer Ford's CEO details about some of his decisions have started to be released, with one of the biggest reports stating that he wanted to drop the Lincoln brand last year.
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This weekend Ford officially unveiled the updated 2015 Ford Focus ST at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Ford also used the event to debut the first ever diesel-powered Focus ST at the event.
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Ford has officially unveiled the updated 2015 Ford Focus ST, which gets many of the same upgrades as the rest of the Focus lineup, in addition to suspension upgrades and an improved electric power steering system.
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Ford has officially unveiled the all-new 2015 Ford Edge. Originally launched in late 2006, the all-new Edge now rides on the same platform as the Ford Fusion.
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Ford has just announced that the restyled 2015 Ford Focus ST is going to debut this weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the U.K.
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While we wait for Ford to release a refreshed version of the Ford Explorer, Ford has announced a few changes to the 2015 Explorer, with the biggest news being the availability of a new appearance package.
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Ford Mustang fans can now finally build the 2015 Mustang the way they want, since the configurator is finally live. The 2015 Mustang Coupe starts at $23,600 before the $825 destination fees and the Convertible starts at $29,100.
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Ford has announced that it is lowering the fuel economy ratings for its 2013- and 2014-model year hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles, as well as most 2014-model year Fiestas. Ford says that it found an error with fuel economy ratings through its internal testing and notified the EPA. Ford then worked with the EPA to retest the vehicles to determine the correct fuel economy ratings.
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Ford has announced that the 2015 Ford Mustang will make its debut on June 15 as the sixth-generation Mustang serves as the pace car for the Quicken Loans 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.
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Lincoln is going to expand the number of models in its lineup later this decade as it attempts to become a full-line luxury brand. This means that all of Ford's platforms could be used for new Lincoln vehicles, including the new Ford Mustang platform.
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Well not really, but Ford has revealed the new Ford Lightweight concept, which has reduced the weight of the Fusion to that of a Ford Fiesta. The Ford Lightweight concept builds on the same lightweight technologies that were used to shed 700 pounds from the 2015 F-150.
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